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The Stories We Tell: Classic True Tales by America's Greatest Women Journalists
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 153,080. Language: American English. Published: November 1, 2017 by The Sager Group. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
The Stories We Tell celebrates the work of twenty women who have made major contributions to the cannon of American non-fiction, including Joan Didion, Susan Orlean, Lillian Ross, Janet Malcolm, and Gloria Steinem. Says Kirkus: "The caliber of work makes this collection a master class in the sort of long-form journalism that is published in magazines...An engrossing anthology."
A Soldier's Friend, Civil War Nurse Cornelia Hancock
Series: Civil War Nurses. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,950. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
The Superintendent of Army Nurses, Dorthea Dix, took one look at Cornelia Hancock and told her to go back home. Rather than argue with "Dragon Dix" Cornelia hid in a baggage car. The date was July 5, 1863, and the train was headed for Gettysburg, where the Civil War's bloodiest battle had just ended.
Luminescent Threads: Octavia E. Butler
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 109,340. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2017 by Twelfth Planet Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies, Nonfiction » Social Science » Black studies (global)
Luminescent Threads celebrates Octavia E. Butler, with original essays and letters to Butler.
Gender Equality in Southeast Asia: A Comparative Study of Indonesia and the Philippines - Women's Movement, Labor Force, Women's Rights, Economic and Political Empowerment, Violence Against Women
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 39,590. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies, Nonfiction » History » Asian
This thesis is a comparative study of how three important factors—social, political, and economic inclusion—affect gender equality and inequality in the Philippines and in Indonesia. The disparity between these two countries as published in the 2016 Global Gender Gap Report serves as the analytical basis for this comparison.
Ciencia: Femenino singular
Price: $8.16 USD. Words: 35,830. Language: Spanish. Published: June 3, 2018 by Runa Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies, Essay » Sociology
Este ensayo está dirigido a estudiantes, padres, tutores y maestros, y a cualquiera que tenga interés por conocer el estado de la presencia de niñas, chicas y mujeres en los estudios de ciencia e ingeniería. Analiza la presencia femenina en los estudios STEM y los posibles motivos de que la situación sea la que es. Así las jóvenes pueden identificar posibles obstáculos.
Mujeres por la independencia
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,180. Language: Spanish. Published: January 16, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
Esta obra fue escrita para que, a través de la fidelidad y de la amenidad con que su autor nos cuenta los sucesos de la Guerra de Independencia de México, sus heroínas sean como personajes cercanos. En estas páginas el lector encontrará la historia de todas aquellas mujeres, conocidas o anónimas, cuyo valor y fortaleza trascendio el que su nombre se haya esfumado en los campos de batalla.
Rebecca Traister’s All the Single Ladies: Unmarried Women and the Rise of an Independent Nation | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 4,520. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Pregnancy and childbirth, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
Over the course of her vast research and more than a hundred interviews with academics and social scientists and prominent single women, Traister discovered a startling truth: the phenomenon of the single woman in America is not a new one. And historically, when women were given options beyond early heterosexual marriage, the results were massive social change.
No End to the Shit that Pisses Me Off
Series: Shit that Pisses Me Off, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,860. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013 by Magenta. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
War rape, profit, baby androids, tax exemptions for churches, make-up, having kids, assisted suicide, abortion, grades inflation, littering, business ethics… Philosophy with an attitude. Because the unexamined life is dangerous.

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